NGC 7380 (North Up, East Left)
NGC 7380 (also known as the Wizard Nebula) is an open cluster surrounded by an emission nebula in the constellation of Cepheus.  It lies at a distance of ~7,200 light-years.  The active star forming region spans ~100 about light years. The image comprises 5 x Ha, OIII and SII (300 seconds each), 0.5m f/2.9 ASA Astrograph with FLI ML3200 camera at an altitude of 60 degrees over two nights, 12 and 13 July 2017.  The images were processed using the CFHT convention, Ha-OIII-SII mapped to RGB.  The field of view is34’ x 23’.
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 14 August 2018
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